Nelson Bay Weather


Nelson Bay Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.8°C falling
Updated at 14:39 EDT

Hunter for Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of smoke haze, thick at times. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 37.

Currently at Williamtown

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Temperature 26.8°C falling
Dew Point 14.9°C rising
Feels Like 25.8°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
SE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1003.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 7.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:49 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 21.9°C
Tocal 34.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Nelson Bay

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 14:21 EDT
Fire Weather Warning Far Nth Coast, Nth Coast, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra/Shoalhaven, Sthn/Cent Ranges, New England, Nthn Slopes & N Western

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Nelson Bay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 6
Sat
Dec 7
Sun
Dec 8
Mon
Dec 9
Tue
Dec 10
Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers easing

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 26°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 27°C 22°C 22°C
Minimum 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 10% 5% 80% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction W 6km/h
W
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SE 19km/h
SE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
E 22km/h
E
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ENE 28km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
SW 23km/h
SW
S 17km/h
S
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 14km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 63% 49% 77% 66% 73% 69% 72% 67% 76% 62% 85% 79% 85% 77%
Dew Point 15°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C

Nelson Bay Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase     Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:08 EDT
sunrise
05:36 EDT
sunset
19:49 EDT
last light
20:17 EDT
moon


moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 6
19°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 5
18.6°C 32°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 4
18.3°C 30.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 3
15.8°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 2
15.5°C 23.5°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1348.6mm
130.6 Day(s)
Total For 2019
966.9mm
120 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
1116.5mm
138 Day(s)
Wettest Day
106.8mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
6.7°C
Nov 6
Highest Temperature
34.7°C
Feb 12

Nelson Bay Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.5°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
9.0°C
1st 2001
Average This Month
17.7°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
18.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
5th
Highest On Record
39.3°C
24th 2005
Average This Month
27.5°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.0mm
1st
Total This Month
4.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
93.6mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
334.3mm
1920
Driest On Record
5.8mm
1908
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